British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Island Temple,crooms Park, Croome D'abitot

Description: Island Temple,crooms Park

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 152540

OS Grid Reference: SO8789944648
OS Grid Coordinates: 387899, 244648
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1000, -2.1781

Location: Westfield Lane, Croome d'Abitot, Worcestershire WR8 9DW

Locality: Croome D'abitot
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR8 9DW

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Croome D'abitot, Worcestershire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


3/9 Island Temple, Croome
25.3.68 (formerly listed as
Summerhouse on Island)


Garden temple c.1800 probably by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar with Coade
stone decorative detail. Square plan, open to South, with hipped slate pyramid
roof. 2 Corinthian columns and 2 square piers to South front, full entablature
with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone.
Within 3 long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in
centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. 2 circular plaques of Pyrygion
shepherds. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.

Listing NGR: SO8789944648

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.